Combining religions in funerals

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Combining religions in funerals

My mother converted to Judaism when she married her second husband. When she died it was a little confusing to work out what kind of ceremony to have for her funeral as she was brought up a Catholic and brought up the children from her first marriage (including me) as Catholic. The funeral home was a great help in this tricky time as they worked with the rabbi to work in some of the aspects of both religions and we ended up with a really beautiful service that everyone enjoyed. This blog has ideas on how to incorporate multiple religions into one funeral service.

Considerations When Choosing A Coffin For A Departed Loved One

Although it's not something that you forward to, you may one day find yourself in a position where you have to choose a suitable coffin for a departed loved one.  But how do you go about such a sensitive and potential emotional task?  Read on for some helpful tips. Where do you go for coffin shopping? You won't find a store selling coffins on your local high street, so just where do you go to make such a purchase? Read More